Experts and Doctors on cattle in Lanzhou, Gansu Sheng, China


Locale: Lanzhou, Gansu Sheng, China
Topic: cattle

Top Publications

  1. Qiu Q, Zhang G, Ma T, Qian W, Wang J, Ye Z, et al. The yak genome and adaptation to life at high altitude. Nat Genet. 2012;44:946-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings may have important implications for understanding adaptation to high altitude in other animal species and for hypoxia-related diseases in humans. ..
  2. Wen P, Guo H, Zhang H, Gan B, Ding Q, Ren F. Effect of glucose on the lactoferrin's conformation and its effect on MC 3T3-E1 cell proliferation. Protein J. 2012;31:300-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Increasing the binding with glucose, LF might cause to change its native state, which reduced the stimulation activity of osteoblasts cell proliferation. ..
  3. Zhao Y, Tong S, Jing T, Chong S, Cai X, Jing Z, et al. [Investigation on echinococcosis in animals in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture]. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi. 2009;27:27-30 pubmed
    ..The results showed that there is a widespread endemic of Echinococcus granulosus in dogs and wild animals in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, with less Echinococcus multilocularis infection. ..
  4. Wang L, Han L, Ma X, Yu Q, Zhao S. Effect of mitochondrial apoptotic activation through the mitochondrial membrane permeability transition pore on yak meat tenderness during postmortem aging. Food Chem. 2017;234:323-331 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, yak meat tenderness was improved by mitochondrial apoptotic pathway during aging. MPTP opening may be influenced by the ROS generation and Ca2+ overloading in yak meat during postmortem aging. ..
  5. Qian W, Li Z, Ao W, Zhao G, Li G, Wu J. Bacterial community composition and fermentation in the rumen of Xinjiang brown cattle (Bos taurus), Tarim red deer (Cervus elaphus yarkandensis), and Karakul sheep (Ovis aries). Can J Microbiol. 2017;63:375-383 pubmed publisher
    ..These results showed that Prevotella spp. are the dominant bacteria in the rumen of the cattle, red deer, and sheep, providing new insight into the rumen fermentation of ruminants distributed in the Tarim Basin. ..
  6. Zheng F, Chen Q, Li Z, Gong X, Wang J, Yin H. Experimental infection with bovine ephemeral fever virus and analysis of its antibody response cattle. Res Vet Sci. 2016;104:146-51 pubmed publisher
    ..However, after 3 or 6months, when nAbs were no longer apparent, re-infected cattle displayed typical symptoms of BEF. Our findings indicated that vaccination should be performed once the titer of nAb decreased to 5 or 6. ..
  7. Zhou H, Gong H, Yan W, Luo Y, Hickford J. Identification and sequence analysis of the keratin-associated protein 24-1 (KAP24-1) gene homologue in sheep. Gene. 2012;511:62-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The polypeptide possesses two putative N-glycosylation sites and a number of residues that may be O-glycosylated and/or phosphorylated...
  8. Meng X, Guo A, Gong W, Jia W, Luo X, Zhai J, et al. Molecular characterization, tissue distribution and expression analysis of interleukin-12 receptor ?2 chain in sheep. Gene. 2012;499:124-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Expression analysis showed that IL-12R?2 mRNA expression was detected at all the detected tissues with the exception of thymus. ..
  9. Wang G, Pan L, Zhang Y, Wang Y, Zhang Z, Lu J, et al. Intranasal delivery of cationic PLGA nano/microparticles-loaded FMDV DNA vaccine encoding IL-6 elicited protective immunity against FMDV challenge. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e27605 pubmed publisher

More Information


  1. Guan G, Luo J, Ma M, Yang D, Wang Y, Gao J, et al. Sero-epidemiological surveillance of hypodermosis in yaks and cattle in north China by ELISA. Vet Parasitol. 2005;129:133-7 pubmed
    ..Thus, serological surveillances associated with low infestation rates and chemical therapy would best be performed from October to December in the region...
  2. Li D, Shang Y, Liu Z, Liu X, Cai X. Molecular relationships between type Asia 1 new strain from China and type O Panasia strains of foot-and-mouth-disease virus. Virus Genes. 2007;35:273-9 pubmed
  3. Ma M, Guan G, Lu B, Liu A, Liu Z, Chang Z, et al. Efficacy of different dosages of ivermectin injectable against the Hypoderma spp. in yaks. Vet Parasitol. 2003;117:147-51 pubmed
    ..It is concluded that dosage of 1 microg/kg ivermectin injectable was sufficient to kill or stop development of larvae of Hypoderma spp. in naturally infected yaks if administrated in November...
  4. Cai K, Wang F, Wang K, Liu J, Wang B, Xu Q, et al. In vitro predatory activity of Arthrobotrys oligospora and after passing through gastrointestinal tract of small ruminants on infective larvae of trichostrongylides. Exp Parasitol. 2017;177:104-111 pubmed publisher
    ..In the current study, these isolates which demonstrated outstanding properties in vitro and could survive in the passage through the alimentary tract of sheep and goat should be potential candidates as a possible feed additive. ..
  5. Li Y, Dong L, Wang W, Hu Z, Chen X. Flow injection analysis-Rayleigh light scattering detection for online determination of protein in human serum sample. Anal Biochem. 2006;354:64-9 pubmed
    ..The FIA-RLS method was more stable than the general RLS method, and the average RSD value of FIA-RLS was less than that of the general RLS. The sample rate was determined to be 90 samples per hour. ..
  6. Li Z, Yi Y, Yin X, Zhang Y, Liu M, Liu H, et al. Development of a foot-and-mouth disease virus serotype A empty capsid subunit vaccine using silkworm (Bombyx mori) pupae. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e43849 pubmed publisher
    ..33 PD(50) per dose. These data provide evidence that silkworm pupae can be used to express immunogenic FMDV proteins. This strategy might be used to develop a new generation of empty capsid subunit vaccines against a variety of diseases...
  7. Hu J, Zhou H, Smyth A, Luo Y, Hickford J. Polymorphism of the bovine ADRB3 gene. Mol Biol Rep. 2010;37:3389-92 pubmed publisher
    ..83%), whereas alleles C, D, E and F were rare (0.07, 1.09, 0.41, and 0.34%, respectively). The variation identified here might have an impact on both the function and level of expression of bovine ADRB3. ..
  8. Li D, Liu Z, Sun P, Li Y, Lu Z, Tian M, et al. The efficacy of FMD vaccine reduced non-structural proteins with a mAb against 3B protein. Vet Res Commun. 2010;34:445-57 pubmed publisher
    ..The findings of this study suggest that it is possible to reduce NSPs using a mAb-sepharose conjugant in FMD vaccines without reducing their efficacy...
  9. Li Z, Yin X, Yi Y, Li X, Li B, Lan X, et al. FMD subunit vaccine produced using a silkworm-baculovirus expression system: protective efficacy against two type Asia1 isolates in cattle. Vet Microbiol. 2011;149:99-103 pubmed publisher
    ..When challenged with two Chinese isolates, the subunit vaccine could achieve 6.5 PD(50) (challenged with Asia I/HNK/CHA/05 strain) and 5.2 PD(50) (challenged with Asia I/JSL/05 strain) per dose. ..
  10. Zhao G, Ren W, Gao M, Bian Q, Hu B, Cong M, et al. Genotyping Cryptosporidium andersoni in cattle in Shaanxi Province, Northwestern China. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e60112 pubmed publisher
    ..andersoni isolates in Shaanxi province and basic data of Cryptosporidium prevalence status, which in turn have implications for controlling cryptosporidiosis in this province...
  11. Huang X, Tan H, Long R, Liang J, Wright A. Comparison of methanogen diversity of yak (Bos grunniens) and cattle (Bos taurus) from the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau, China. BMC Microbiol. 2012;12:237 pubmed publisher
    ..From the analysis, we conclude that yaks have a unique rumen microbial ecosystem that is significantly different from that of cattle, this may also help to explain why yak produce less methane than cattle. ..
  12. Gou H, Guan G, Ma M, Liu A, Liu Z, Ren Q, et al. Phylogenetic analysis based on 28S rRNA of Babesia spp. in ruminants in China. Exp Appl Acarol. 2013;59:463-72 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the united fragment (28S + 18S) analysis provided better supported phylogenetic relationships than single genes for Babesia spp. in China. ..
  13. Hu Q, Ma T, Wang K, Xu T, Liu J, Qiu Q. The Yak genome database: an integrative database for studying yak biology and high-altitude adaption. BMC Genomics. 2012;13:600 pubmed publisher
    ..The database will be continuously updated to incorporate new information such as transcriptome data and population resequencing data. The YGD can be accessed at ..
  14. Wei S, Gong Z, Che T, Guli A, Tian F. Genotyping of calves rotavirus in China by reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction. J Virol Methods. 2013;189:36-40 pubmed publisher
    ..The predominant combination of G and P serotypes was G6P[5]. This has significance for establishing the preventive measures against diarrhea caused by group A rotaviruses in cattle...
  15. Zhou H, Hu J, Luo Y, Hickford J. Variation in the ovine C-type lectin dectin-1 gene (CLEC7A). Dev Comp Immunol. 2010;34:246-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Of these SNPs, the two in exon 4 and two in exon 6 would result in amino acid substitutions. The variation detected here may have an impact on the recognition of beta-glucans and therefore affect the ovine immune response...
  16. Zhou J, Zhang J, Chen H, Ma L, Ding Y, Pejsak Z, et al. The codon usage model of the context flanking each cleavage site in the polyprotein of foot-and-mouth disease virus. Infect Genet Evol. 2011;11:1815-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These under-represented synonymous codons likely play role in regulating the translation rate and influencing the secondary structure of the contexts flanking the cleavage sites. ..
  17. Wei Y, Yang H, Luan Y, Long R, Wu Y, Wang Z. Isolation, identification and fibrolytic characteristics of rumen fungi grown with indigenous methanogen from yaks (Bos grunniens) grazing on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. J Appl Microbiol. 2016;120:571-87 pubmed publisher
    ..The N. frontalis with M. ruminantium co-cultures from yaks grazing on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau present great potential in lignocellulose biodegradation industry. ..
  18. Zheng F, Lin G, Zhou J, Wang G, Cao X, Gong X, et al. A reverse-transcription, loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for detection of bovine ephemeral fever virus in the blood of infected cattle. J Virol Methods. 2011;171:306-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The RT-LAMP method is useful for the diagnosis of BEFV infection in blood samples...
  19. Guo H, Sun S, Jin Y, Yang S, Wei Y, Sun D, et al. Foot-and-mouth disease virus-like particles produced by a SUMO fusion protein system in Escherichia coli induce potent protective immune responses in guinea pigs, swine and cattle. Vet Res. 2013;44:48 pubmed publisher
    ..34. These results suggest that FMD VLP expressed in E. coli are an effective vaccine in guinea pigs, swine and cattle and support further development of these VLP as a vaccine candidate for protection against FMDV. ..
  20. Liu H, Zhang C, Zhang H, Guo H, Wang P, Zhu Y, et al. pH treatment as an effective tool to select the functional and structural properties of yak milk caseins. J Dairy Sci. 2013;96:5494-500 pubmed publisher
    ..0-10.0) should be selected for optimum production. These results suggested that pH-dependent treatment could be used to modify the properties of yak milk caseins by appropriate selection of the pH level. ..
  21. Tian Z, Luo J, Zheng J, Xie J, Shen H, Yin H, et al. Phylogenetic analysis of Babesia species in China based on Cytochrome b (COB) gene. Infect Genet Evol. 2013;13:36-40 pubmed publisher
    ..The data could be applicable for the survey of parasite dynamics, epidemiological studies as well as prevention and control of the disease...
  22. Wang Z, Yonezawa T, Liu B, Ma T, Shen X, Su J, et al. Domestication relaxed selective constraints on the yak mitochondrial genome. Mol Biol Evol. 2011;28:1553-6 pubmed publisher
  23. Liu G, Wang Y, Xu M, Zhou D, Ye Y, Li J, et al. Characterization of the complete mitochondrial genomes of two whipworms Trichuris ovis and Trichuris discolor (Nematoda: Trichuridae). Infect Genet Evol. 2012;12:1635-41 pubmed publisher
    ..The availability of the complete mtDNA sequences of T. ovis and T. discolor provides novel genetic markers for studying the population genetics, diagnostics and molecular epidemiology of T. ovis and T. discolor...
  24. Chen F, Liu G, Xu Z, Zeng Z. Effect of metal ions on the secondary structure and activity of calf intestine phosphatase. BMB Rep. 2008;41:305-9 pubmed
    ..Low pH was found to promote the replacement of Mg2+ by Co2+. To understand how the substitution affects the enzyme, we also solved the secondary structure of CIP after reaction with Co2+ in different conditions. ..
  25. Du J, Gao S, Chang H, Cong G, Lin T, Shao J, et al. Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) integrins alphavbeta3 and alphavbeta6 as FMDV receptors: molecular cloning, sequence analysis and comparison with other species. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2009;131:190-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We postulate that host tropism of FMDV may in part be related to the divergence in integrin subunits among different species. ..
  26. Shi Y, Liu H, Xu M, Li Z, Xie G, Huang L, et al. Spectroscopic studies on the interaction between an anticancer drug ampelopsin and bovine serum albumin. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2012;87:251-7 pubmed publisher
    ..47nm). The binding of AMP and BSA leaded to conformational changes of BSA according to synchronous fluorescence spectra, CD data and mean fluorescence lifetime values...
  27. Zhou J, Gao Z, Zhang J, Ding Y, Stipkovits L, Szathmary S, et al. The analysis of codon bias of foot-and-mouth disease virus and the adaptation of this virus to the hosts. Infect Genet Evol. 2013;14:105-10 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest that both the mutation pressure from virus and the translation selection from the hosts take part in the evolution process of viral functional genes of FMDV. ..
  28. Zheng F, Lin G, Qiu C. [Expression, purification and antigenic characterization of the Epitope-G1 gene of bovine ephemeral fever virus in Escherichia coli]. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2007;47:498-502 pubmed
    ..All the results above indicated that the target protein expressed had nicer biological activity and specificity, so the protein could be used as coating antigen to develop ELISA Kit for diagnosing BEF...
  29. Zheng F, Lin G, Qiu C, Zhou J, Cao X, Gong X. Serological detection of bovine ephemeral fever virus using an indirect ELISA based on antigenic site G1 expressed in Pichia pastoris. Vet J. 2010;185:211-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The ELISA is an inexpensive and rapid serological detection method that would be suitable for screening for BEFV infection on a large scale...